ground investigation

ground investigation

Same as site investigation. Also see geotechnical investigation.
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Geoinvestigate, based on Terry Dicken Industrial Estate, investigates sites for new builds, house extensions, building subsidence and land contamination, with expert geologists and engineers from the firm's three ground investigation offices in the Northeast, Cumbria and Reading being called on regularly to investigate sites.
A council spokeswoman said: "It's the borehole rig as part of the Ground Investigation for Phase 2 of the promenade works.
Along with the surveys the council will also be carrying out some ground investigation work by excavating a number of trial holes at locations along the road and footpath of Station Road.
Shelley-based ground investigation company Rogers Geotechnical Services Ltd (RGS) won the Business of the Month Award run by Huddersfield law firm Eaton Smith.
It is currently subcontracting plant and drivers in support of the extensive ground investigation works at the site under a 12-month contract with Structural Soils of Bristol.
The three-week survey activity for end-user, energy firm, SSE, will see the provision of ground investigation services.
taken up simultaneously along with ground investigation, resulting in uncertainty in the progress as a result of difficult terrain and geological conditions," the report observed.
We are waiting for the results of ground investigation to determine if there are any large voids on the promenade to ensure public safety.
The authors intend to provide advice on ground investigation, design, and implementation on site.
GROUND investigation works mean the right-hand lane of the A4060 northbound between Mountain Hare roundabout and Dowlais Top roundabout will be closed all week.
Ground investigation work is due to begin this week around the site of the Princes Quay footbridge in Hull which will be built next year.
The County Durham-based firm has secured a number of larger contracts during the period and is now set to compete for the title of Ground Investigation Specialist of the Year at the National Ground Engineering Awards in summer.